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Tigh \Tigh\, n. [Perhaps akin to tight.] A close, or inclosure; a croft. [Obs.]


n. (context obsolete English) A close or enclosure; a croft.


Tigh may refers to:

  • Tígh, an Irish term referring to a house or residence such as tigh dubh which translates as blackhouse
  • Colonel Tigh, the Executive Officer in the original Battlestar Galactica television series
  • Colonel Saul Tigh, the Executive Officer in the "re-imagined" Battlestar Galactica series
    • Ellen Tigh, the wife of Saul Tigh

Usage examples of "tigh".

When the door irised shut, she turned to speak to Tigh and Belloch once more.

Soon Ryis would finish stately offices for Tigh as well as sumptuous Council chambers, but the president had intimated to a select few that he wanted a place on Paradis that was his alone.

Tigh and Ryis had left the planet with affairs at a standoff and quickly returned to the battlestar.

Tigh to identify the emotion that swept through him with mounting intensity as Siress Kiera spoke.

Tigh, Athena, Belloch, Siress Kiera and the others who made up the Quorum.

Fruit, sweet and stickythin bare twigs tangled amid a bluest skythe jerky pain of hair caught too tighta tiny bird with stilled wings glued to the tendrils of a webby clouda huge lump of packed-down exultation struggling to be born, then suddenly soaring free, freeoh, in such an ecstasy!

Tigh was always finding something to worry about, especially if the worriment could be written up in a report.

Long ago, during the thousand-year war that had ended so abruptly with the fake Cylon peace offer and their subsequent annihilative ambush, Adama and Tigh had been combat pilots together, sharing a reputation for bravado and accomplishment much like that enjoyed presently by the brash and daring young lieutenants Starbuck and Boomer.

Bonar Tighes LACs screamed south, and rose from their designated drop zones back to orbit an ample twelve minutes before Martin-Lehore finally fixed MetSatIVs glitch.

Apollo, Athena and Tigh must have been using a newly discovered psychedelic drug when they had hatched this job for him.